Join Dr. Emily Gould For Upcoming Webinar On Efficacious Use Of Acid Suppressants

Published on Feb 16, 2024 12:00 AM
Join Dr. Emily Gould For Upcoming Webinar On Efficacious Use Of Acid Suppressants

On February 21st, 2024, at 8:00 PM US EST, “Vet and Tech” calls veterinary professionals to join our free webinar on the Efficacious Use of Acid Suppressants in General Practice.

The webinar is led by renowned expert Dr. Emily Gould, DVM, MS, DACVIM (SAIM), PhD, this session empowers you to confidently navigate the array of acid suppressants, from the science behind them to practical strategies for everyday use.

The attendees will get a chance to expand their gastrointestinal knowledge by interpreting the complexity of acid suppressants for both canine and feline patients. 

Join us for the exclusive webinar (approved by RACE for 1 CE credit) 

What will you learn here?

  • The difference between histamine 2 receptor antagonists and proton pump inhibitors, their impact on furry friends, and potential side effects.
  • About the latest research (5-10 years) to make informed treatment decisions and achieve optimal outcomes.
  • How to Confidently manage acid suppressant use in chronic conditions like kidney disease, immune-mediated thrombocytopenia, and mast cell tumors.
  • Nuances of using acid suppressants in dogs versus cats, confidently tailoring therapy.
  • When injectable options are the way to go based on clinical signs and lab findings.
  • How concurrent medications (antifungals, antacids, antiplatelet drugs) can impact acid suppressant therapy and many more.

Webinar Agenda:

  • Review acid suppressants and their potential side effects, including gastrointestinal upset, changes to the intestinal microbiome, bacterial overgrowth, decreased mineral absorption, and long-term effects on bone homeostasis.
  • Updates throughout the webinar focusing on the most efficacious use of acid suppressants in the following areas:
  • Chronic enteropathy (CE)
  • Chronic kidney disease (CKD)
  • Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD)
  • Literature regarding efficacious dose, dosing frequency, duration of treatment, and cessation protocols 
  • Differences in drug efficacy between species (cat vs dog) 

Meet Our Expert Speaker

Dr. Emily Gould, DVM, MS, DACVIM (SAIM), PhD, is well-known in veterinary medicine for her outstanding contributions to gastroenterology and has extensive training and professional experience.

She has a long history of educational instruction and a strong interest in chronic illnesses. Dr. Emily has valuable teaching experience, including five years at Texas A&M University. Following her veterinary medicine, she obtained her Ph.D. at Texas A&M University's School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in College Station, Texas.

She is an assistant professor in the Assistant Professor (SAIM) Gastrointestinal Lab.

Register Now!

Don't miss this opportunity to empower your practice and become a gastrointestinal health expert! 

Visit our Free CE webinar page now and get registered for the Vet and Tech upcoming Webinar

Join us on February 21, 2024, at 8:00 PM EST